A progressive independent commercial business, created by Act of Parliament. Our portfolio includes the whole of Regent Street and much of St James’s in London’s West End, prime regional shopping centres, Windsor Great Park, rural land and coastline, and the UK’s seabed.
With over 4,800 acres for you to explore at Windsor Great Park you are never short of something to do if escape and fun is high on your list. With a Royal history spanning over 1,000 years, you can encounter historical monuments, ancient forests and stunning horticultural displays, as well as rare wildlife, plants and fungi.
Making the most of your visit
Here are some great ways to spend your time at Windsor Great Park.
1Children can become magical woodland creatures with Fascinating Faces
2Take a dog walk across these vast Swinley Forest and heathlands
3Take a brisk walk through the Japanese maples in Chapel Wood, still impressive at this time of year
4Look for the Diamond Jubilee patterns on the Baroque-style footbridge at Cow Pond
5Visit the impressive Copper Horse depicting George III on horse back at the Long Walk
Windsor Great Park is home to an impressive collection of plants and flowers from around the world which offer astounding displays to admire – and photograph – throughout the seasons!
Visit our Seasonal Highlights guide for some of our suggestions for plants that are peaking today.
Windsor Great Park has witnessed countless events throughout history, dating back to pre-Saxon times - each of which has left its own distinctive mark on this impressive landscape. From William the Conqueror using the landscape as a hunting ground, to Queen Victoria entertaining on the shores of Virginia Water – our Royal connections remain strong today under the stewardship of HRH the Duke of Edinburgh, the current Ranger of Windsor Great Park.
Share in the experiences that generations of the Monarchy have enjoyed throughout history as you wander through Windsor Great Park. To find out more, visit our Heritage section and Interactive Timeline below.